Monday, October 20, 2014

Colorful Hummingbird Painting

Hummingbird Painting

An original acrylic painting of a colorful hummingbird. The painting measures 8.5 x 11 inches including border. It is signed on the back. $30.00.

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

The Modern Priscilla Magazine March 1912

Scans of my copy of The Modern Priscilla Magazine March 1912. The Modern Priscilla was a women's magazine that ran from the late 19th century to 1930. It contains fashion, sewing, fiction, cooking, housekeeping etc. Download larger images of the full magazine here (zip file 89mb).

The contents of this issue include:

Spring Fashion Talk

Crocheted and Tatted Bags

Stencils in Oriental Effects

Simple Suppers for March

Growing Plants from Seeds

Pretty Frocks for the Juniors

Modern Priscilla March 1912

Modern Priscilla March 1912

Modern Priscilla March 1912

Modern Priscilla March 1912

Modern Priscilla March 1912

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Birds and Butterflies Brooch

Birds and Butterflies Brooch

A brooch featuring an image of flying birds and butterflies. It is made from polymer clay. This piece was inspired by Victorian aesthetic jewelry. The brooch measures approximately 1.5" x 1" (35mm x 24mm). It has a brass plated pin back. $8.00.

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Victorian Photos

Family photos from the Victorian Era. View more photos on flickr or download a zip file (11mb) with larger versions of the photos here.

Victorian Photograph
Marie Ann Fehrer age about 20.

Victorian Photograph

Victorian Photograph
Around 1888

Victorian Photograph

Friday, July 4, 2014

Flying Bird Brooch

Flying Bird Brooch

A brooch of a pair of birds flying by a tree. It is made from polymer clay. It measures approximately 1.5" x 1.5" (25mm x 25mm). The brooch has a brass plated pin back. $8.00.

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Mens Regency Fashion 1820 - 1825





Observateur des Modes 1820
Observateur des Modes 1820

Observateur des Modes 1820
Observateur des Modes 1820

Observateur des Modes 1821
Observateur des Modes 1821

Costume Parisien 1821
Costume Parisien 1821

Observateur des Modes 1822
Observateur des Modes 1822

Observateur des Modes 1822
Observateur des Modes 1822

Costume Parisien 1823
Costume Parisien 1823

Observateur des Modes 1823
Observateur des Modes 1823

Observateur des Modes 1823
Observateur des Modes 1823

Costume Parisien 1824
Costume Parisien 1824

Costume Parisien 1824
Costume Parisien 1824

Saturday, April 5, 2014

Bird Fan Brooch

Bird Fan Brooch

A fan shaped brooch with an image of two birds on a branch. The brooch is made from polymer clay. This piece was based on Victorian era aesthetic movement jewelry. The brooch measures approximately 1.25" x 1.5" (35mm x 40mm). It has a brass plated pin back. $12.00.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Mens Regency Fashion 1815 - 1820




Costume Parisien 1815
Costume Parisien 1815

Costume Parisien 1816
Costume Parisien 1816

Costume Parisien 1816
Costume Parisien 1816

Costume Parisien 1817
Costume Parisien 1817

Costume Parisien 1817
Costume Parisien 1817

Costume Parisien 1818
Costume Parisien 1818

Costume Parisien 1818
Costume Parisien 1818

Costume Parisien 1818
Costume Parisien 1818

Costume Parisien 1819
Costume Parisien 1819

Costume Parisien 1819
Costume Parisien 1819


1800 - 1805 

1805 - 1810 
  
1810 - 1815

1820 - 1825 















Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Eagle Brooch

Eagle Brooch


A Japanese style eagle brooch. The brooch is made from polymer clay. It measures approximately 2" x 2.75" (49mm x 45mm). It has a brass plated pin back. $14.00.

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Mens Regency Fashion 1810 - 1815



Costume Parisien 1810
Costume Parisien 1810

Costume Parisien 1810
Costume Parisien 1810

Costume Parisien 1811
Costume Parisien 1811

Costume Parisien 1811
Costume Parisien 1811

Costume Parisien 1812
Costume Parisien 1812

Costume Parisien 1812
Costume Parisien 1812

Costume Parisien 1812
Costume Parisien 1812

Costume Parisien 1813
Costume Parisien 1813

Costume Parisien 1813
Costume Parisien 1813

Monday, January 13, 2014

Japanese Boat Brooch

Japanese Boat Brooch

A brooch of a Japanese scene with people in a boat and a building in the background. The brooch is made from polymer clay. It measures approximately 1.25" x 1.75" (33mm x 44mm). It has a brass plated pin back. $10.00

Sunday, January 5, 2014

Mens Regency Fashion 1805 - 1810


Costume Parisien 1805
Costume Parisien 1805

Costume Parisien 1805
Costume Parisien 1805


Costume Parisien 1806
Costume Parisien 1806

Costume Parisien 1806
Costume Parisien 1806

Costume Parisien 1807
Costume Parisien 1807

Costume Parisien 1807
Costume Parisien 1807

Beau Monde 1808
Beau Monde 1808

Beau Monde 1808
Beau Monde 1808

Beau Monde 1808
Beau Monde 1808

Costume Parisien 1809
Costume Parisien 1809